Article ID: CBB379066422

Re-Turning Matters of Body-mind: Articulations of Ill-/Health and Energy/Fatigue Gathered Through Vocational and Health Education (2019)

unapi

This paper explores ‘articulations’ or ‘re-turnings’ of ill-/health and energy/fatigue in education, re/configuring bodies and minds as ‘body_minds’. The Luxembourg vocational school Institut Émile Metz (IEM) thereby serves as a starting point. This institute is analysed ‘diffractively’ through health education institutes as part of an architecture of industry-related social welfare provisions with a global dimension. From knowledge and praxis ‘gathered’ through the IEM, tuberculosis, an infectious disease known to manifest itself in bodily and mental fatigue, emerges as a conspicuous silence. Based particularly on corporate film stills featuring the IEM and a preventorium-sanatorium and open-air school, similar articulations around tuberculosis and (energy/)fatigue are traced across such institutes. Whereas previous research in this context has pointed to new encounters of bodies and machines, this paper reframes articulations pertaining to such newly imagined ‘body_machines’ as having allowed also for re/configurings of the interrelation of (machine) bodies and minds as ‘body_minds’.

...More
Citation URI
http://data.isiscb.org/isis/citation/CBB379066422/

Similar Citations

Article Pannabecker, John R.; (2004)
Inventing industrial education: The Ecole d'Arts et Métiers of Châlons-sur-Marne, 1807--1830 (/isis/citation/CBB001181475/) unapi

Article Frederik Herman; Karin Priem; Thyssen, Geert; (2017)
Body_machine? Encounters of the human and the mechanical in education, industry and science (/isis/citation/CBB125184657/) unapi

Chapter Connor, Steven; (2011)
Air-Looms and Influencing Machines (/isis/citation/CBB001201377/) unapi

Article Anderson, David Leech; (2008)
Humans Using Machines, Humans as Machines: Implications for Teaching and Learning (/isis/citation/CBB001031102/) unapi

Article Benschop, Ruth; Draaisma, Douwe; (2000)
In Pursuit of Precision: The Calibration of Minds and Machines in Late Nineteenth-century Psychology (/isis/citation/CBB000111759/) unapi

Thesis Cassels, Susan Lynn; (2005)
Population Dynamics, Health, and Labor Migration in Micronesia during the Japanese Occupation, 1919--1945 (/isis/citation/CBB001561856/) unapi

Article Heini Hakosalo; (2020)
Lust for life: coping with tuberculosis in late nineteenth-century Europe (/isis/citation/CBB146303994/) unapi

Article Carbonetti, Adrian; Rodríguez, María Laura; Aizenberg, Lila; (2014)
Tuberculosis y tisofobia en Argentina : discursos y conflictos en la construcción del sanatorio de Ascochinga, 1925 (/isis/citation/CBB001500012/) unapi

Chapter Laura Newman; (2018)
Microbial Metaphors: Teaching ‘Familiar Science’ at a Kent Sanatorium, c.1905–1930 (/isis/citation/CBB178678649/) unapi

Authors & Contributors
Benschop, Ruth
Draaisma, Douwe
Anderson, David Leech
Pannabecker, John R.
Connor, Steven
Smith, Jenna Murdock
Journals
History of Education
Annals of Science: The History of Science and Technology
Humanities and Technology Review
History of Education Quarterly
Scientia Canadensis: Journal of the History of Canadian Science, Technology, and Medicine
Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences
Publishers
Princeton University
Palgrave Macmillan
Routledge
Arizona State University
Boydell Press
Orient BlackSwan
Concepts
Tuberculosis
Health
Education
Medicine
Public health
Human-machine interaction
Places
Luxembourg
Great Britain
France
Ontario (Canada)
Canada
United States
Times
20th century, early
19th century
20th century
20th century, late
18th century
Modern
Comments

Be the first to comment!

{{ comment.created_by.username }} on {{ comment.created_on | date:'medium' }}

Log in or register to comment